Performs vital patient advocacy role as first line of contact to patients, families, physicians, and community. Performs high level job responsibilities to assure sustained financial integrity for the organization. Primary functions include schegistration, insurance verification, acquisition of referrals and pre-authorizations, and initiation of the electronic medical record and billing accounts.
High School diploma or equivalent. Medical terminology, or completion of medical terminology training modules with successful completion of the related competency tool within the first 90 days of employment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent customer service/public relations skills required.
Ability to multitask between multiple applications and workflow processes.
Mathematical and calculator skills required for cash handling.
One year computer experience with MS Windows applications.
One year experience in a healthcare business environment or related field.
May be exposed to a variety of disagreeable conditions and stressful situations.
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